wiki:NEWS-4.8.1
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Midnight Commander 4.8.1

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Major changes since 4.8.0

Core

  • Use posix_fallocate64() when copying files/moving to a new mount point (#2610)
  • Faster startup (#2637)
  • Support of extended mouse clicks beyond 223 (#2662)

VFS

  • Added exit point ("..") at the top of file list (after external panelization) (#275, #278)

Editor

  • Lex/Flex sources (extension .l) handled by yxx.syntax file. Yacc/Bison syntax completed with all symbols (#1647)
  • Updated syntax files:
    • lua

Viewer

Diff viewer

Misc

  • Updated skins:
  • Added ability to move MC config files to specified place instead of multiple places in $HOME. (#2636)
  • Added configure option --with-homedir (default value: XDG) (#2636)
  • Respect traditional placement of user preferences on Mac OS X (#2658 as part of #2636)
  • A few useful additions to filehighlight.ini (#2646)

Fixes

  • Doesn't compile when using --disable-nls (#2639)
  • Сan't compile on OpenIndiana (Solaris) (#2643)
  • Moving content of bindings to mc.ext during 4.7 -> 4.8 upgrade breaks mc
  • Free space on filesystems >2TB is not displayed properly (#2338)
  • Not all errors are skipped after "Ignore all" choose (#71)
  • Input field in password mode is fully masked with asterisks (#2653)
  • In "Copy File" dialog the "preserve Attributes" checkbox is always unchecked for filesystems mounted with FUSE (#2254)
  • Command line cursor misplaced after a resize in viewer/editor (#2678)
  • Save of some learned keys is broken (#2676)
  • Editor sometimes shows two dots instead of letter (#2372)
  • Editor: word completion should ignore the current word (#2614)
  • Viewer sometimes shows two dots instead of letter (#1730)
  • Viewer shows two dialogs when searcj hot found (#2677)
  • Сannot navigate over spftp servers (#2634)
  • mc adds spaces at the beginning of all files/dirs on ftp servers (#2635)
  • VFS: broken SMB (#2652)
  • man page lies about mc.keymap (#2675)
  • mc does not preserve file mtime when copying over ssh (#2625)